UPDATE: Newborn dies a week after mom was shot, killedPosted: Updated:
UPDATE FRIDAY, FEB. 13:
FLORENCE -- According to Lt. Tamatha Villar, Pinal County Sheriff's Office spokeswoman, the baby died at a Phoenix-area hospital on Thursday.
The following charges have been approved in the shooting death of Angel Bollinger, the death of Bollinger's baby, and the shooting of Harvey Rushing:
2 charges of first-degree murder 1 charge of attempted murder 1 charge of knowingly possessing of a deadly weapon when being prohibited of possessing one.
FLORENCE - The following is a press release from Pinal County Sheriff's Office:
On February 05, 2008 at approximately 1030 PM, Pinal County Sheriff's Office was contacted and advised that there were shots being fired in the area ofEast Arizona St.As deputies were en-route, at approximately 1038 PM, Pinal County Sheriff's Office was contacted by Coolidge Police Department who advised there were gunshot victims at the Galloping Goose Bar in Coolidge, AZ.
Investigators have determined that a disagreement transpired between several parties in the Desert Beach area located in an unincorporated subdivision outside the city limits of Coolidge, Arizona on Martin Rd.Following the altercation the parties were separated but the suspects later returned to the residence on Martin Rd where a shooting occurred and subsequently 21 year old Angel Bollinger (02/21/1987) of Coolidge, who was approximately 7 months pregnant, was fatally wounded.Medical personnel were able to successfully deliver her baby who has been transported to a hospital in Maricopa County.
23 year old Harvey Rushing Jr. (09/27/85) of Coolidge was shot in the arm and is listed in stable condition in a hospital in Maricopa County.
31 year old Ronald James Thompson (03/08/77) of Casa Grande has been arrested and charged with the murder of Angel Bollinger.
Detectives are currently interviewing witnesses and additional persons of interest. Several search warrants have been executed and the investigation is ongoing.
No further information is being release at this time.